Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas

Immortal, Gallery 46, London

Across Japan, Fashion Museum Hasselt, Belgium

Jungle. The Animal Imagery in Fashion, La Venaria Reale, Turin, Italy

The Vulgar, Belvedere, Vienna, Austria


The Vulgar, Barbican Art Gallery, London


Metabolic, solo exhibition Bergkerk, Deventer, The Netherlands

Magnetic Motion, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium

Radical Atoms and the Alchemists of our Time, Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria

Iris van Herpen: Micro, Art Basel, Miami

Out of Hand: Materialising the Digital, Maas, Sydney

Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion, Metropolitan Museum, New York

Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids

Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, Metropolitan Museum, New York

Fashion Redefined, Barbican Centre, London

The Museum of fine Arts, Boston

The Extraordinary Process (honoring Zaha Hadid), Maison Mais Non gallery London

Game Changers – Reinventing the 20th Century Silhouette, MOMU Museum, Antwerp, Belgium

Beauty, Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial, Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York


Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, High Museum of Art, Atlanta


Footprint. The tracks of shoes in fashion, MOMU Fashion Museum, Antwerp, Belgium

Le bord des Mondes, Palais de Tokyo Museum, Paris

What Is Luxury?, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Fashion Mix: le parcours de l’exposition, Musee de l’Histoire de l’Immigration, Paris

Love and Loss: Fashion and Mortality, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria


Dance & Fashion, FIT Museum, New York

Clash – Resistance in Fashion, Heart Herning Museum of Contemporary art, Herning Denmark

Vanitas: Fashion and Art, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach

A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, The World Chess Hall of Fame, Missouri

The Future of Fashion is Now, Boijmans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Out of Hand. Materializing the Postdigital, MAD Museum, New York

Iris van Herpen, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Boras, Sweden in collaboration with Groninger Museum

Mode, de musical, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands


Iris van Herpen, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Museum Cite-Dentelle Calais, France, in collaboration with Groninger Museum

ArchiLab | Naturalizing Architecture, FRAC Centre, Orléans, France

SHOWcabinet / SHOWstudio.com, London

MºBA Fetishism in Fashion, Mode Biënnale Arnhem, The Netherlands

Hand Made, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands


Iris van Herpen, Solo exhibition, Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands

Micro Impact, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Excellent Craft, Palace House of Orange, Berlin

Iris van Herpen, SIEN, Antwerp, Belgium


Self Structure, Lieu du Design, Paris

London Design Festival, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

The New Craftsmanship. Iris van Herpen and her inspiration, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Basic Instinct, Berlin

Mode Biennale Arnhem, Arnhem, The Netherlands

Material World. Art, design and fashion, Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands

Washed up, Selfridges department store (curated by Judith Clark), London

Little Black Dress, The Civic gallery, Barnsley, UK

Transformation, Swarovski flagship store, Vienna

Fashion & Chocolate, Harbour City Exhibition, Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China


Black. Masters of Black in Fashion & Costume, MOMU, Antwerp, Belgium

Fashion & Architecture, ARCAM, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

In your Face, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Dutch Design Awards exhibition, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Best of Dutch Design, Red Dot Museum, Essen, Germany

Dutch Cultural Pop-up Space, London Fashion Week, London

10xxx, Gallery Helpuzelven, Winterswijk, The Netherlands

Haute Couture Voici Paris, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands


Harrods launches, In-store exhibition and sales, London

Shape, Mode Biennale Arnhem, The Netherlands

Dutch Design Awards, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Design Overtime, Eureka Night, Design Museum, London UK

Shanghai Creative Industries Week, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China

Rollan Didier meets Iris van Herpen, Gallery FashionMania, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Bridges to Fashion, Historical Museum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Galeries Lafayette, Paris

V!P Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Mememachine Gallery, Tokyo, Japan


SPRMRKT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands



Aeriform, Paris Fashion Week (July)

Between The Lines, Paris Fashion Week (January)


Seijaku, Paris Fashion Week (July)

Lucid, Paris Haute Couture Week (March)


Quaquaversal, Paris Fashion Week (October)

Hacking Infinity, Paris Fashion Week (March)


Magnetic Motion, Paris Fashion Week (September)

Biopiracy, Paris Fashion Week (March)


Embossed Sounds, Paris Fashion Week (October)

Wilderness Embodied, Paris Haute Couture Week (July)

Voltage, Paris Haute Couture Week (January)


Hybrid Holism, Paris Haute Couture Week (July)

Micro, Paris Haute Couture Week (January)


Capriole, Paris Haute Couture Week (July)

Escapism, Paris Haute Couture Week (January)


Crystallization, Amsterdam Fashion Week (July)

Synesthesia, London Fashion Week (February)


Radiation Invasion, London Fashion Week (September)

Mummification, Amsterdam Fashion Week (January)


Refinery Smoke, Amsterdam Fashion Week (July)

Chemical Crows, Amsterdam Fashion Week (January)



Johannes Vermeer Award

Grand Seigneur Award


Art+Technology Award – Witteveen+Bos

Grand prize of the European Commission – STARTS

Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Mode Stipendium


Marie-Claire Prix de la mode, best dutch conceptual designer


ANDAM Awards Grand Prix


Golden Eye Award

Dutch Design Awards, category fashion

Marie Claire prix de la mode, best Dutch Designer


TIME Magazine names Iris van Herpen’s 3D printed dresses one of the 50 Best Inventions of 2011.


Mercedes-Benz Dutch Fashion Awards

Dutch Fashion Incubator Awards

Dutch Accessory Awards

Dutch Design Awards, RADO


Dutch Design Awards, best product of fashion and accessory

Dutch Media Awards

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